Art. 15. Exclusions in the sector of electronic communications

1. Provisions in this Code shall not apply to public contracts and design contests in the ordinary sectors and to concessions for the principal purpose of permitting the contracting authorities to provide or exploit public communication networks or to provide to the public one or more electronic communications services.

For the purposes of this Article, definitions of "public network" and "electronic communications service" shall be defined as referred to in Article 1 of Legislative Decree n. 259 of 1 August 2003, and subsequent modifications.